The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 427 320 316
Rank change year-on-year
-107 -4
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 615 874 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 2.11% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 497 736 868
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43012 41377 45827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 38.92% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33624 33569 38580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -101 580 £45,000 - 75
London -69 172 £60,000 +9.09% 23
Yorkshire -2 96 £37,500 -12.79% 7
South East -114 93 £42,500 -5.55% 12
West Yorkshire +18 78 £45,000 +25.00% 5
Leeds +14 68 £45,000 +50.00% 4
South West -10 54 £42,500 +3.03% 5
City of London -17 52 £66,000 +5.60% 6
North West -53 49 £37,500 -3.84% 13
Bristol +26 47 £37,500 -9.09% 2
West Midlands 0 44 £60,000 +50.00% 2
East of England -87 39 £42,000 -6.66% 6
Surrey -40 38 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire -10 28 £39,500 -7.05% 5
Manchester -27 28 £37,500 - 7
North Yorkshire -22 24 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Scotland -11 23 £47,000 -6.00% 1
Birmingham +10 22 £60,000 +15.38%
East Midlands -20 22 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Winchester +12 19 £42,500 - 2
York +7 19 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire -35 18 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Staffordshire -15 14 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cambridge +8 13 £38,000 -34.19% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 13 £38,000 -34.19% 2
Glasgow -18 13 £47,000 -6.00%
North East -5 12 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Tyne and Wear -7 12 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Selby - 12 £37,500 -
Bedford -3 11 £52,500 - 1

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 849 (62.43%) .NET
2 837 (61.54%) C#
3 700 (51.47%) SQL Server
4 699 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
5 610 (44.85%) SQL
6 577 (42.43%) ASP.NET
7 475 (34.93%) HTML
8 467 (34.34%) JavaScript
9 409 (30.07%) CSS
10 391 (28.75%) Microsoft
11 387 (28.46%) OO
12 385 (28.31%) TDD
13 359 (26.40%) MVC
14 355 (26.10%) WCF
15 349 (25.66%) XML
16 342 (25.15%) Finance
17 340 (25.00%) Web Services
18 326 (23.97%) .NET Framework
19 311 (22.87%) Scrum
20 302 (22.21%) Unit Testing
21 298 (21.91%) SOA
22 293 (21.54%) Java
23 256 (18.82%) Degree
24 255 (18.75%) jQuery
25 234 (17.21%) WPF
26 222 (16.32%) Oracle
27 215 (15.81%) Windows
28 207 (15.22%) T-SQL
29 202 (14.85%) Relational Database
30 181 (13.31%) ASP.NET MVC

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 110 (8.09%) SharePoint
2 102 (7.50%) IIS
3 74 (5.44%) BizTalk Server
4 72 (5.29%) WebSphere
5 58 (4.26%) WebLogic
6 33 (2.43%) Tomcat
7 30 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 25 (1.84%) Apache ServiceMix
9 21 (1.54%) Apache
10 20 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 13 (0.96%) CMS
12 10 (0.74%) Drupal
12 10 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.66%) SAS
14 8 (0.59%) Magnolia
14 8 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (0.59%) TeamSite
14 8 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
15 7 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.51%) Site Server
Applications
1 173 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.03%) MS Project
3 12 (0.88%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.81%) MS Office
5 8 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.074%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.44%) JDE OneWorld
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.074%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.074%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.074%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (1.40%) SaaS
3 17 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.37%) Force.com
6 3 (0.22%) Office 365
7 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.074%) Heroku
8 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.97%) HTTP
2 40 (2.94%) Internet
3 18 (1.32%) Intranet
4 8 (0.59%) SMS
5 5 (0.37%) Firewall
5 5 (0.37%) LAN
5 5 (0.37%) WAN
6 4 (0.29%) SSL
7 3 (0.22%) Extranet
7 3 (0.22%) LDAP
8 2 (0.15%) NAS
8 2 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.15%) VPN
8 2 (0.15%) ATM
8 2 (0.15%) SAN
8 2 (0.15%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.074%) GPRS
9 1 (0.074%) UMTS
9 1 (0.074%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 700 (51.47%) SQL Server
2 202 (14.85%) Relational Database
3 120 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 104 (7.65%) RDBMS
5 89 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 73 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (3.90%) MySQL
9 44 (3.24%) Oracle Database
10 38 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (2.28%) Informix
12 27 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (1.91%) MongoDB
14 24 (1.76%) OLTP
15 22 (1.62%) Riak
15 22 (1.62%) Big Data
15 22 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 19 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
17 17 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 178 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 124 (9.12%) Visual Studio
3 109 (8.01%) JUnit
4 81 (5.96%) Subversion
5 72 (5.29%) JIRA
6 67 (4.93%) NUnit
7 66 (4.85%) Ant
8 61 (4.49%) Git (software)
9 54 (3.97%) Selenium
10 52 (3.82%) Maven
11 45 (3.31%) Eclipse
12 34 (2.50%) Eclipse RCP
13 25 (1.84%) Moq
14 24 (1.76%) WebDriver
15 22 (1.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 22 (1.62%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.62%) SpecFlow
16 21 (1.54%) TestNG
17 19 (1.40%) JMeter
18 18 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 342 (25.15%) Finance
2 127 (9.34%) Banking
3 67 (4.93%) Marketing
4 58 (4.26%) Games
5 54 (3.97%) Front Office
6 45 (3.31%) Retail
7 32 (2.35%) French Language
8 27 (1.99%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.76%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.62%) Telecoms
11 18 (1.32%) Law
11 18 (1.32%) Back Office
12 17 (1.25%) Advertising
13 15 (1.10%) Publishing
14 13 (0.96%) Legal
15 8 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.51%) Local Government
17 5 (0.37%) Billing
18 3 (0.22%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 890 (65.44%) Developer
2 335 (24.63%) C# Developer
3 329 (24.19%) .NET Developer
4 219 (16.10%) Senior Developer
5 196 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 144 (10.59%) Architect
7 115 (8.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 112 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 100 (7.35%) Software Developer
10 83 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
11 75 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
12 74 (5.44%) Senior C# Developer
13 70 (5.15%) Java Developer
14 67 (4.93%) Software Engineer
15 65 (4.78%) Web Developer
16 59 (4.34%) Analyst
17 56 (4.12%) Team Leader
18 53 (3.90%) Lead Developer
19 51 (3.75%) SQL Developer
19 51 (3.75%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 849 (62.43%) .NET
2 577 (42.43%) ASP.NET
3 475 (34.93%) HTML
4 409 (30.07%) CSS
5 355 (26.10%) WCF
6 349 (25.66%) XML
7 340 (25.00%) Web Services
8 326 (23.97%) .NET Framework
9 255 (18.75%) jQuery
10 234 (17.21%) WPF
11 181 (13.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 174 (12.79%) Ajax
13 169 (12.43%) HTML5
14 158 (11.62%) WinForms
15 136 (10.00%) XSLT
16 124 (9.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 122 (8.97%) Spring
18 93 (6.84%) J2EE
18 93 (6.84%) LINQ
19 91 (6.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 122 (8.97%) Client/Server
2 119 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (8.38%) Enterprise Software
4 109 (8.01%) Computer Science
5 68 (5.00%) Open Source
6 54 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 51 (3.75%) Derivative
8 44 (3.24%) Inversion of Control
9 39 (2.87%) User Experience
10 35 (2.57%) Hedge funds
11 33 (2.43%) SWIFT
12 31 (2.28%) Mathematics
13 30 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
13 30 (2.21%) iPhone
14 28 (2.06%) Blackberry
15 20 (1.47%) Management Information System
15 20 (1.47%) Equities
16 18 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 17 (1.25%) Blog
18 11 (0.81%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 215 (15.81%) Windows
2 77 (5.66%) Linux
3 73 (5.37%) UNIX
4 69 (5.07%) Android
5 55 (4.04%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.06%) Windows 8
7 19 (1.40%) Solaris
8 17 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.81%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.59%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.44%) Windows 2000
13 6 (0.44%) AIX
13 6 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.074%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.074%) VMS
15 1 (0.074%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (28.46%) OO
3 385 (28.31%) TDD
4 359 (26.40%) MVC
5 311 (22.87%) Scrum
6 302 (22.21%) Unit Testing
7 298 (21.91%) SOA
8 180 (13.24%) E-Commerce
9 167 (12.28%) Software Engineering
10 159 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
11 148 (10.88%) OOD
11 148 (10.88%) Mentoring
12 138 (10.15%) UML
13 126 (9.26%) Multithreading
14 111 (8.16%) Web Development
15 97 (7.13%) OOP
16 65 (4.78%) BDD
17 64 (4.71%) Data Modelling
17 64 (4.71%) Content Management
18 63 (4.63%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 837 (61.54%) C#
2 610 (44.85%) SQL
3 467 (34.34%) JavaScript
4 293 (21.54%) Java
5 207 (15.22%) T-SQL
6 125 (9.19%) VB.NET
7 79 (5.81%) VB
8 63 (4.63%) C++
9 38 (2.79%) PL/SQL
10 37 (2.72%) Objective-C
11 33 (2.43%) VB6
12 27 (1.99%) ActionScript
13 25 (1.84%) C
14 23 (1.69%) XAML
15 22 (1.62%) ActionScript 3.0
16 21 (1.54%) VBScript
17 17 (1.25%) TypeScript
18 15 (1.10%) F#
19 14 (1.03%) PHP
20 11 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 256 (18.82%) Degree
2 45 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.62%) MCP
6 21 (1.54%) MCSD
6 21 (1.54%) ISEB
7 18 (1.32%) MCTS
8 10 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.59%) MCSE
10 7 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.51%) CCNA
11 6 (0.44%) MCAD
12 5 (0.37%) MCPD
13 4 (0.29%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.29%) MCITP
14 3 (0.22%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.22%) PhD
15 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.074%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (5.29%) QA
2 17 (1.25%) WAI
3 11 (0.81%) SLA
4 8 (0.59%) HL7
5 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.15%) COBIT
7 1 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.074%) Basel II
7 1 (0.074%) EMIR
7 1 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 44 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.22%) XenApp
4 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.074%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 29 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.18%) MOM
3 4 (0.29%) Puppet
3 4 (0.29%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.22%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.074%) WMI
6 1 (0.074%) Nagios
6 1 (0.074%) SCCM
6 1 (0.074%) SCOM
6 1 (0.074%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 391 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 222 (16.32%) Oracle
3 63 (4.63%) IBM
4 57 (4.19%) JBoss
5 45 (3.31%) VMware
5 45 (3.31%) HP
6 36 (2.65%) Google
7 31 (2.28%) AccuRev
7 31 (2.28%) Sybase
8 28 (2.06%) Sencha
9 22 (1.62%) Appcelerator
9 22 (1.62%) EnterpriseDB
10 18 (1.32%) Informatica
11 16 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.03%) Sun
13 13 (0.96%) Business Objects
13 13 (0.96%) Cisco
14 12 (0.88%) Citrix
15 9 (0.66%) CyberSource
16 8 (0.59%) Vignette
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+car
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum to £45k + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago